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Hades Ale - Great Divide Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
84
good

675 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 675
Reviews: 372
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 12.87%
Wants: 33
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Great Divide Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  7.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ArrogantB on 06-11-2007)
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Reviews by iSip:
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iSip

Colorado

4.1/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Great Divide Hades Belgian Style Ale: Here is a unique offering. I poured this beer into a Leffe goblet glass that I picked up in Europe. The Hades has the look of an aged Chardonnay, very little head and a bright straw color. Almost no carbonation. Even though it looks more like wine than beer, the aroma is 100% Belgian Ale. The distinctive yeast aroma is abundant. And that Belgian yeast, bread and sweetness come through in the flavor, but not in an overpowering fashion. The Hades is light compared to any Tripels, has a bit of a dry hoppy finish, but make no mistake, there is plenty of Belgian style enjoyment. Very highly recommended for a lighter twist on the Belgian theme.

Serving type: bottle

12-05-2011 15:15:08 | More by iSip
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Nearly perfect crisp light golden color with fantastic clarity. White two-finger head rises and quickly falls. Little lacing.

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Hades Ale from Great Divide Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 675 ratings.